Some personal documents have been handed over to the Campbell River Genealogy Society in hopes that they can help locate the owner or relatives of the owner. Included in the envelope is an extract of an Anna Maria Kohler’s register of birth as well as other documents

UPDATE: Who is Anna Maria Kohler?

Personal documents found inside a bag of knitting wool donated to a Campbell River thrift store

The Campbell River Genealogy Society has identified the owner of some personal documents given to the society in hopes that they could locate her.

Unfortunately, the owner passed away last year. A local thrift store discovered the documents in an envelope that was stuffed in a bag of knitting wool. According to the documents, Anna Maria Kohler was born in Amsterdam and then moved to Australia. Included in the envelope is an extract of Kohler’s register of birth as well as other documents, postcards and some family photos. More details may be forthcoming.